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 ====== Advanced Trains ====== ====== Advanced Trains ======
  
-Advanced Trains, aka with its technical name "advtrains"is a [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mod_(video_gaming)|mod]] for the [[https://www.minetest.net/|Minetest engine]]. It features realistic trains and various equipment for railways, with a focus on automated train operation. It should work with any [[https://wiki.minetest.net/Games|game]].+Advanced Trains (technical name "advtrains"is a [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mod_(video_gaming)|mod]] for the [[https://www.minetest.net/|Minetest engine]]. It features realistic trains and various equipment for railways, with a focus on automated train operation. It should work with any [[https://wiki.minetest.net/Games|game]].
  
 ===== Main features ===== ===== Main features =====
  
-  * A small selection of different trains (passenger and goods trains) (see also "Extensions")+  * A small selection of different trains (passenger and goods trains) (see the [[usage:trains:start|Train Catalogue]])
   * Almost-realistic tracks with actual curves and switches   * Almost-realistic tracks with actual curves and switches
   * Railway signals, controllable by various means   * Railway signals, controllable by various means
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 ===== Repository ===== ===== Repository =====
  
-The source code for Advtrains is available on [[https://git.bananach.space/advtrains.git|Bananach.space]]. Latest version is 2.0.1 TSS.+The source code for Advtrains is available on [[https://git.bananach.space/advtrains.git|Bananach.space]]. Latest version is 2.2.1.
  
 Old versions prior to August 2018 are available on [[https://github.com/orwell96/advtrains|GitHub]]. **@gpcf** also [[https://git.gpcf.eu/advtrains.git|mirrored]] versions prior to February 2017. Old versions prior to August 2018 are available on [[https://github.com/orwell96/advtrains|GitHub]]. **@gpcf** also [[https://git.gpcf.eu/advtrains.git|mirrored]] versions prior to February 2017.
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 ===== Installation instructions ===== ===== Installation instructions =====
  
-To download Advtrains you will need [[https://git-scm.com|Git]]. See how to install [[https://git-scm.com/downloads|here]]. If you already installed it, clone the Advtrains repository with these commands:+The easiest way to install advtrains is by using the Package Manager inside the Minetest main menu. [[https://content.minetest.net/packages/orwell/advtrains/|or here]] 
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 +You can also use [[https://git-scm.com|Git]] to install advtrainsOnce you installed Git, clone the Advtrains repository with these commands:
  
 <code> <code>
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 Then enable Advtrains in the world settings. You can also enable each mod individually. Then enable Advtrains in the world settings. You can also enable each mod individually.
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 +The git repository contains a directory called 'assets'. It contains the .blend and .xcf files for some of the assets. This directory is not required to run advtrains.
  
 ===== Forum page ===== ===== Forum page =====
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 This wiki supersede the information at [[https://advtrains.de/manual]] and [[https://advtrains.de/interlocking]]. Unlike these pages, you are [[wiki:contributing|free to improve the wiki contents]], as it is open wiki licensed under [[https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/|Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International]]. This wiki supersede the information at [[https://advtrains.de/manual]] and [[https://advtrains.de/interlocking]]. Unlike these pages, you are [[wiki:contributing|free to improve the wiki contents]], as it is open wiki licensed under [[https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/|Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International]].
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 +===== Contributing =====
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 +You can contribute to advtrains in various ways:
 +  * Report bugs and problems on the [[https://bugs.linux-forks.de/advtrains/|Bug Tracker]]
 +  * Help with development by fixing a bug or implementing a feature and sending a patch to orwell ät bleipb döt de
 +  * Contribute to documentation on this wiki
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 +Note: Registering on the wiki is currently disabled due to spam issues. Please write me an email (orwell ät bleipb döt de) or PM me on the forum if you want an account. I dont actually need your e-mail address if you dont want to share it with me.
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 +Note 2: When you open a [[https://bugs.linux-forks.de/advtrains/|Bug]], please note that I might not respond to this. This doesn't mean that I don't take the bug serious, it rather means that your bug report is certainly valid and correct. I try to fix the things you report, but currently my time to work on the project is limited. (if something's wrong, I will respond)
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 +===== Credit =====
 +A big Thank You goes to Maxime Launois and Blockhead, who have contributed large parts of this wiki.
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 +A thank you goes to ywang for helping document his new driver's HUD on this wiki and possibly other contributions.
start.txt · Last modified: 2022-04-29 12:42 by orwell